Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for EnCase skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited EnCase over the 6 months to 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Guidance Software EnCase
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1125 1130 1214
Rank change year-on-year +5 +84 +55
Permanent jobs citing EnCase 58 63 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.035% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 38 61 54
UK median annual salary £48,750 £70,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.36% +33.33% +10.53%
10th Percentile £40,459 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +46.67% -31.82% +29.41%

EnCase is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 17,936 15,836 17,908
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 10.19% 8.92% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14,157 12,775 14,496
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

EnCase
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing EnCase as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for EnCase in the UK

EnCase
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing EnCase.

Salary trend for EnCase in the UK

EnCase
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing EnCase over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for EnCase in the UK

EnCase
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EnCase within the UK over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 58 £48,750 -30.36% 4
UK excluding London +44 33 £55,000 +46.67% 2
East of England - 28 £55,000 -
London -28 25 £45,000 -35.71% 2
West Midlands +25 5 £40,000 -11.11%
Midlands +13 5 £40,000 -11.11% 1

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing EnCase also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for EnCase.

1 32 (55.17%) Digital Forensics
2 28 (48.28%) GCFE
2 28 (48.28%) GCFA
3 27 (46.55%) TCP/IP
4 21 (36.21%) Nuix
5 20 (34.48%) GIAC
5 20 (34.48%) FTK
6 19 (32.76%) Windows
6 19 (32.76%) CREST Certified
7 18 (31.03%) E-Discovery
7 18 (31.03%) Memory Management
8 17 (29.31%) EDRMS
8 17 (29.31%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
9 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 16 (27.59%) SQL
9 16 (27.59%) Analytics
9 16 (27.59%) GREM
10 15 (25.86%) Reverse Engineering
10 15 (25.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
11 14 (24.14%) Relativity
11 14 (24.14%) Unix
11 14 (24.14%) SIEM
12 13 (22.41%) Security Architecture
12 13 (22.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (22.41%) Performance Monitoring
12 13 (22.41%) Application Performance Monitoring
12 13 (22.41%) Security Operations
12 13 (22.41%) Identity Access Management
12 13 (22.41%) Veritas eDiscovery
12 13 (22.41%) Security Operations Centre

EnCase
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Relativity
2 13 (22.41%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 9 (15.52%) Ringtail
4 1 (1.72%) Concordance
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (46.55%) TCP/IP
2 7 (12.07%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) HTTP
3 2 (3.45%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.45%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (3.45%) IPsec
3 2 (3.45%) SMTP
3 2 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (1.72%) BGP
4 1 (1.72%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.72%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) EDRMS
2 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Metasploit
General
1 11 (18.97%) Legal
2 4 (6.90%) Law
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Security Engineer
2 15 (25.86%) Consultant
3 13 (22.41%) Incident Engineer
4 12 (20.69%) E-Discovery Consultant
5 11 (18.97%) Analyst
6 9 (15.52%) Security Analyst
6 9 (15.52%) Senior Consultant
7 4 (6.90%) Forensic Investigator
8 3 (5.17%) Analytics Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Data Analytics Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Data Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Forensic Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Forensic Consultant
8 3 (5.17%) Incident Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Security Incident Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Digital Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) E-Discovery Manager
10 1 (1.72%) CISSP Analyst
10 1 (1.72%) IT Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Security Operations Centre
2 10 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) NHS
4 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.76%) Windows
2 14 (24.14%) Unix
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
4 1 (1.72%) AIX
4 1 (1.72%) Kali Linux
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Digital Forensics
2 18 (31.03%) E-Discovery
2 18 (31.03%) Memory Management
3 17 (29.31%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
4 16 (27.59%) Analytics
5 15 (25.86%) Malware Reverse Engineering
5 15 (25.86%) Reverse Engineering
6 14 (24.14%) SIEM
7 13 (22.41%) Application Performance Monitoring
7 13 (22.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 13 (22.41%) Due Diligence
7 13 (22.41%) Identity Access Management
7 13 (22.41%) Performance Monitoring
7 13 (22.41%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (22.41%) Security Architecture
7 13 (22.41%) Security Operations
8 12 (20.69%) Computer Forensics
8 12 (20.69%) Data Analytics
9 10 (17.24%) Project Management
10 9 (15.52%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (27.59%) SQL
2 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.90%) Python
3 3 (5.17%) Perl
4 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (48.28%) GCFA
1 28 (48.28%) GCFE
2 20 (34.48%) GIAC
3 19 (32.76%) CREST Certified
4 16 (27.59%) GREM
5 11 (18.97%) Degree
6 9 (15.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (3.45%) DBS Check
7 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.72%) CEH
8 1 (1.72%) CISSP
8 1 (1.72%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.45%) GDPR
2 2 (3.45%) ISO 9001
2 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 17025
3 1 (1.72%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Snort
1 1 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 20 (34.48%) FTK
2 3 (5.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (1.72%) Nessus
3 1 (1.72%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.72%) Nmap
3 1 (1.72%) Suricata
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Nuix
2 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (17.24%) Tableau
4 7 (12.07%) Cellebrite
5 6 (10.34%) Apple
6 1 (1.72%) AlienVault
6 1 (1.72%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) CyberArk
6 1 (1.72%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.72%) Rapid7
6 1 (1.72%) Recommind
6 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.72%) Sophos
6 1 (1.72%) Symantec